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IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

TRETINOIN/MEQUINOL - TOPICAL

(tret-ih-NO-in/MEK-win-all)

COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Solage

USES: This medication is used to treat brown "age" or "liver" spots (solar lentigines). This combination medication contains tretinoin and mequinol. Tretinoin belongs to a class of drugs known as retinoids.

HOW TO USE: Read the Patient Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start using this product and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

For external use only. Apply this medication to the affected areas of skin using the applicator tip, usually twice daily at least 8 hours apart, or as directed by your doctor. Temporary lightening of the skin surrounding the treated area (halo hypopigmentation) may occur. Avoid contact with the eyes.

Do not use more than prescribed, apply more often or use for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not clear faster, but risk of side effects may be increased.

Do not shower or bathe the treated skin for at least 6 hours after applying this medication.

Cosmetics may be applied 30 minutes after applying this drug.

Since this drug is absorbed through the skin and may harm an unborn baby, women who are pregnant or who may become pregnant should not handle this medication.

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